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The lower of the three is Gilchrist, a fine scholar and athlete, plays in the Rugby team and the cricket team for the college, and got his Blue for the hurdles and the long jump.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Most of the punters, who understood nothing of this language, drank, and Martin reasoned with the scholar, and Candide related some of his adventures to his hostess.
I was so ashamed to allude to a commonplace thing like my box, to a scholar and a master at Salem House, that we had gone some little distance from the yard before I had the hardihood to mention it.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
They learned his secrets in the Scholomance, amongst the mountains over Lake Hermanstadt, where the devil claims the tenth scholar as his due.
Cosette had been obliged, on becoming a scholar in the convent, to don the garb of the pupils of the house.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
I had been sitting near this door, finishing off the last sock, and trying to understand what he said to a new scholar, who is as stupid as I am.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
She persuaded him not to wear the small bow ties which made him look like an elongated Sunday School scholar.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
AT THE UNIVERSITY I had the good fortune to come immediately under the influence of a brilliant and inspiring young scholar.
By the time he reached twelve he had in this manner been heard of as artist and scholar for at least two miles round.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Generally it is the custom for the speech at a veselija to be taken out of one of the books and learned by heart; but in his youthful days Dede Antanas used to be a scholar, and really make up all the love letters of his friends.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
The voice which had called her attention was that of the reverend and famous John Wilson, the eldest clergyman of Boston, a great scholar, like most of his contemporaries in the profession, and withal a man of kind and genial spirit.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context